When I first started with the Gas Game, one of my rules was that if prices stayed the same for a few days, expect a price hike. In Standale, the price has been stuck on $2.05 for a week, although it is below $2 elsewhere. Meanwhile, the big talk on CNBC this morning is that oil is back above $41 a barrel after the terrorist attack in Saudi Arabia this weekend. I think it is price hike time, and probably today, and probably something like $2.17 a gallon. (Of course, I said the same thing last Wednesday, so make your own final decisions!) The price hike was on Wednesday, to $2.18, so pretty much CORRECT, though a day early. I was able to get gas for $1.89 on Wednesday morning on 44th street.
- Garden variety hike for Flag Day ... https://t.co/YBouxJYFHo 07:23:34 PM June 12, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- Nice prices drops lately ... it probably won't last: https://t.co/2vzKoSSKjL 06:28:11 PM June 03, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- $3.19 tomorrow. You can smell it. 08:16:36 PM May 21, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
Why We Are Here
Ed A.: ab...@gvsu.edu
Craig P.: cr...@paull.net
Tim S.: ts...@gmail.com
Bill E.: pa...@yahoo.com
The name of the site is based off an essay Ed wrote for the Grand Rapids Press titled "The Gas Game". The current website was established later by Patrick DeHaan after he and Ed predicted gas price hikes on GasBuddy's website GrandRapidsGasPrices.com, as well as Ed’s personal web page.
Note: To be precise, add 9/10 of a cent to all prices described on this web page.
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